Personal Injury Law
Personal Injury Law Questions? Ask Personal Injury Lawyers.
The insurer is not supposed to settle a claim in a way the leaves the insured exposed to any additional liability.
You can ask your insurer to confirm in writing that this is a final settlement that protects you from any liability.
I hope this information is helpful.
I'm not here to speculate.
You need to ask the insurer what the terms of the proposed settlement are. They will have to show it to you eventually because it requires your signature.
Has the pedestrian filed a lawsuit?
I know a lot about insurance law but I need to understand the situation a little better.